Anniversaries

The Giebels

Thomas O. and Lynn M. Giebel celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary at an open house and reception, followed by a dinner for immediate family members, at the Trophy Room at Carmie’s Grill and Bar, Tiffin. The couple was married Feb. 24, 1968, at St. Ann Catholic Church, Fremont, by ...

The Whitmers

Garry and Melissa Whitmer celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary in January with a trip to Orange Beach, Alabama. The couple was wed Jan. 28, 1968, at St. Wendelin Church, Fostoria. Melissa is the daughter of the late Dr. Stephen and Helen Markey of Fostoria and is retired from ...

The Klingshirns

Richard and LaDonna Klingshirn plan to celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary of Thursday, Jan. 25, 2018, at a later date with a family gathering. The couple was wed Jan. 25, 1958, at St. Joseph Church, Tiffin, by the Rev. Walsh. LaDonna is the daughter of the late Leo and Eulalia ...

The Longos

Leonard and Jane Longo celebrated their 55th wedding anniversary with their family. The couple was wed Nov. 24, 1962, at St. Mary Catholic Church, Tiffin, by the Rev. George Koerber. Jane is the daughter of the late Fred and Mildred Baker and is retired from Webster Industries. Leonard ...

The Schreiners

Allan and Shirley Schreiner celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Nov. 5, 2017, with an 8 a.m. Mass at St. Gaspar del Bufalo Church, Bellevue, and a small reception at K of C Hall, Attica, in the afternoon. The couple was wed Nov. 4, 1967, in St. Mary Cathlic Church, Tiffin, by the Rev. ...

The Kissells

Robert and Deborah Kissell are celebrating their 40th wedding anniversary. The couple was wed Nov. 5, 1977, at Old Trinity Episcopal Church, Tiffin. Deborah is the daughter of Stanley and Donna Roush and is a unit manager at Seneca County Opportunity Center. Robert is the son of ...

The Zablockis

Steve and Sharon Zablocki celebrated their 35th wedding anniversary Sunday, Oct. 15, 2017. They are parents of two children, Karen (Steve) Edwards of Michigan and Duane Zablocki of Tiffin. They have two grandchildren.

The Hofferts

Duane and Jean Hoffert of Tiffin celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Saturday, Oct. 7, 2017, at St. Paul’s United Methodist Church, Tiffin. The couple was wed Oct. 7, 1967, at First Baptist Church by the Rev. Francis L. Snare. Jean is the daughter of the late Paul and Grace Johnson ...

The Clouses

Robert and Jane Clouse celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Monday, Oct. 9, 2017, with a party with family and friends at New Riegel American Legion. The couple was wed Oct. 9, 1967, in Honolulu, Hawaii, by Father Francis Ford. Jane is the daughter of Fred (Anna) Elchert and the late ...

The Lutzes

John and Constance Lutz celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary Oct. 5, 2017, with their children and grandchildren. The couple was wed Oct. 5, 1957, at St. Joseph Catholic Church by Monsignor Richard J. Gabel. Constance is the daughter of the late Edmund and Margaret Kimmet. John is ...

The Lawrences

Donald and Penny Lawrence are celebrating their 35th wedding anniversary, Sunday, Sept. 24, 2017. The couple was wed Sept. 24, 1982, at Nazarene Church, Tiffin, by the Rev. Flack. Penny is the daughter of Carol Warnecke of New Riegel and is employed at the Fremont License Agency. Donald ...

The Halcombs

Tommy and Linda Halcomb are celebrating their 40th wedding anniversary Sunday, Sept. 24, 2017. The couple was wed Sept. 24, 1977, in Clintwood, Virginia, by the Rev. Henry B. Garris. Linda is the daughter of the late Albert and Mary Greenwald. She is employed at Whirlpool Corp., ...

The Davises

James and Linda Davis of Bettsville are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary 2-5 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 17, 2017, with family and friends. The couple was wed Sept. 16, 1967, at First Baptist Church, Tiffin, by the Rev. Francis Snare. Linda is the daughter of Irvin and Wanda ...

The Reckers

Rick and Amy Recker celebrated their 25th wedding anniversary with a week-long vacation to St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands, and renewed their vows on the island at St. Joseph Catholic Church with the Rev. John Mark officiating. The couple was wed Sept. 11, 1992, at St. Joseph Catholic Church, ...

The Colemans

Gerald and Carol Coleman celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Sunday, Sept. 3, 2017, with a Mass and renewal of vows at St. Joseph Catholic Church, and a family dinner at T.J. Willie’s Restaurant. The couple was wed Sept. 2, 1967, at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Tiffin, by the Rev. ...

The Wests

Robert and Colleen (Stover) West plan to celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary with a family gathering at T.J. Willie’s Restaurant. The Wests were married Sept. 20, 1952, in Sandusky, by the Rev. Howard Porterfield. Mrs. West is the daughter of the late Wilson and Irene Stover. She is ...

The Shockeys

Tom and Ruth Shockey of Delray Beach, Florida, and formerly of Michigan and Ohio, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with an Alaskan cruise earlier in the year. The couple was wed Sept. 9, 1967, at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Tiffin. Ruth is the daughter of the late and Mr. and Mrs. ...

The Kins

Donald and Jean Kin of Tiffin celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Saturday, Aug. 5, with a Mass at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Tiffin, with the Rev. Joseph Szybka presiding. Following Mass, a family celebration, hosted by their children, took place at the family farm. The couple was ...

The Schalks

Kathleen and Patrick Schalk of Pataskala are celebrating their 40th wedding anniversary Sunday, Aug. 27, 2017, with a family gathering. The couple was wed Aug. 27, 1977, at Washington Street United Methodist Church, Tiffin, with the Rev. Philip Feltman and the Rev. Harry Adams ...

The Guths

Jerry and Joyce Guth of rural Old Fort celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Saturday, Aug. 26, 2017, with a dinner with family and a few friends at T.J. Willie’s restaurant and a trip in early August to the Oregon coast and San Francisco. The couple was wed Aug. 26, 1967, at St. ...